Assistance to COOPI on Youth Employment and Urban Agriculture Project, Sierra Leone

The RUAF Foundation assisted the Italian NGO Cooperazione Internazionale (COOPI, Italy) in the design and implementation of the project “Empowering youth for self-reliance and pro-poor growth in Makeni, Sierra Leone”, funded by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), including training of COOPI and local partner staff and guiding the design and implementation of the project activities with 400 unemployed youth (skill development, market analysis, establishment of market driven food related enterprises). The following report summarizes the ​main Lessons learnt in youth UPA projects